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Indonesia: New Military Chief Should Tackle Abuses

Expand Indonesian President Joko Widodo attaches the rank to the new Armed Forces Chief Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto during an inauguration ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia on December 8, 2017.  © 2017 Antara Foto (New York) – The Indonesian military should deter abuses by its personnel and hold human rights violators accountable, Human Rights Watch said in a letter made public today to the new Indonesian National Armed Forces (TNI) commander, Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto. President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo named Tjahjanto, the former air force chief, to the position on January 18.…

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